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Workshop Venue

The workshop will be held at the Chalmers University of Technology Johanneberg Campus.

Directions are given on this link (NOTE: Campus Johanneberg!!!).

Download and print the campus map.

Google map.


Rooms have been reserved, and special rates negotiated, at the following hotels. Use the information below to make your reservation directly with the hotel.

Note that different hotels have different deadlines, and different reservation codes!

Quality Hotel Panorama

This hotel has the largest number of rooms reserved (150 single rooms), and it is located closest to the Workshop (~5min walking).

Rates (if you make a reservation June 20-25/6):

June 20-22 SEK855 per night
June 22-24 SEK1215 per night
June 24-25 SEK855

Reservation deadline: May 28, 2010

Reservation code: 143745 (mention this when making the reservation!)

Reservation e-mail:

Other: Supply a credit card number when you make the reservation

Breakfast and wireless Internet included.

Hotel Riverton

This hotel has 19 single rooms and 81 double rooms reserved for the workshop participants 20.06.2010 - 25.06.2010. The hotel is located at the riverside with a spectacular view, 20 minutes with local transportation ( bus or rail bus ) from the workshop. Bus stop and rail bus station are just round the corner.


Single room SEK750 per night
Double room SEK1100 per night

Reservation deadline: May 25, 2010

Reservation code: 785454 (Please refer to this number, otherwise regular rates will apply.)

Contact no: +46-(0)31-7501000

Contact e-mail:

Other: When making your reservation, please specify single or double room, arrival and departure dates. A credit card is required to guarantee your reservation.

Breakfast, relax lounge and wireless Internet included.

Hotel Royal

This hotel has 30 single rooms and 20 double rooms reserved June 20-25. The hotel is located downtown, at a walking distance of ~20min to the Workshop. It is located close to the train station, and the heart of public transportation in Gothenburg. Tram 7 will take you to Chalmers' main entrance in ~10min.


Single room SEK945 per night
Double room SEK1145 per night

Reservation deadline: May 20, 2010

Please note that when the reservation deadline has passed for this alternative, it might still be possible to make reservations. Please contact the hotel directly.

Reservation code: G186707 (mention this when making the reservation!)

Reservation e-mail:

Other: At reservation, state single/double room, and the number of days you want to stay.

Breakfast, check-in coffee, and wireless Internet included.

SGS Veckobostäder

This is a student-apartment-like alternative, where 30 double rooms have been reserved June 20-25. The rooms are located at a walking distance of ~10min to the Workshop.

Please note that the reservation deadline has passed for this alternative, so the rates below are no longer valid. It might still be possible to make reservations, but to the rates listed at their homepage. The reservation code is thus no longer valid.


1 night SEK590
2 nights SEK1080
3 nights SEK1545
4 nights SEK1890
5 nights SEK2280
6 nights SEK2400
7 nights SEK2550

Reservation deadline: April 17, 2010

Reservation code: 128019 (mention this when making the reservation!)

Reservation e-mail:

Other: Each room has shower and WC. You have access to a shared kitchen, and laundry facilities. Sheets, towels, and cleaning are included, but breakfast is not included. Internet can be provided. They can also offer apartments, for those who bring the family, but such have not been reserved.

List of hotels close to the Workshop (ask for special price since you are visiting Chalmers):

1.Normal standard

City Hotel

Hotel Royal

Hotel Ljungbacken

Hotel Vasa AB

Hotel Flora AB

2. High standard

Quality Hotel Panorama

Hotel Opalen

Hotell Liseberg Heden

Hotel Novotel

Grand Hotel Opera AB

Hotel Riverton AB

3. Very high standard

Hotel Avalon

Elite Plaza Hotel

Cheap alternatives:

Slottsskogens Youth Hostel

Youth Hostel Stigbergsliden

Göteborg Youth Hostel

Hotel Nice B&B


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